The Cool Chardonnay World Tour is featuring the Coolest chefs around

The signature event of the i4C weekend is the Cool Chardonnay World Tour. This is where winemakers from around the globe are able to showcase their world-class Chardonnays at Ridley College in St. Catharines.  It will be the only event of the weekend in which all 112 Chardonnays will be poured, including Blanc de Blancs […]

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Szabo’s VINTAGES Preview – July 7th, 2018

“…an event that has become a highlight on the annual wine calendar since its inception in 2011.”   by John Szabo, MS, WineAlign, June 29, 2018 Long-time WineAlign readers will already be familiar with the i4C, an event that has become a highlight on the annual wine calendar since its inception in 2011. This year, 63 […]

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The Flights of Chardonnay menu is anything but “Plane”

One of the favourite events of the i4C weekend is back! Flights of Chardonnay returns to the Niagara District Airport for the third straight year, and some of Niagara’s favourite chefs are joining us.  Are you ready to hear about the dishes that will be paired with Chardonnays from local VQA Ontario wineries and around […]

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Kick the Dirt

“Kick the Dirt” is a program created by the Grape Growers of Ontario. Kick off those fancy shoes! Many wine events are held in wineries, or tasting rooms, amidst gorgeous décor and lovely music. But, have you ever experienced a wine tasting while walking through the vineyard, and seeing the grapes up close? Heard the […]

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